Weight Bias in Health Care

Weight Bias in Health Care

Doctor: “Well, what do we have here?” Mother: “He burned his hand on a stove.” Doctor: “Did you warn him not to touch a hot stove?” Mother “Of course I did!” Doctor: “Well, I’m afraid we can’t help him. Clearly, he did this to himself.” That’s absurd, isn’t it? That a doctor would compromise care …

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Take Diabetes to Heart: Linking Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

Take Diabetes to Heart: Linking Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

NARRATOR: Take diabetes to heart – linking diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Meet Michelle. Michelle enjoys spending time with her family, and in her spare time she loves to cook and catch up on her favorite shows. She also has diabetes. And like many people with diabetes, she doesn’t know there’s a link between diabetes and …

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Heart Disease Risk Factors

Heart Disease Risk Factors

We know that if women take care of their hearts and are aware of their risk, they can reduce their chances of developing coronary artery disease. Some of the risk factors that you can control are smoking, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and high triglyceride levels, diabetes and pre-diabetes, being overweight or obese, being physically …

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What is hypertension? | Circulatory system diseases | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

What is hypertension? | Circulatory system diseases | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

Let’s talk about hypertension. And I’ll write that here, hypertension. And hypertension basically means high blood pressure. And we actually categorize it in different groups. So let’s use my blood pressure, 115 over 75 as an example. And I had drawn a small figure for you where I had blood pressure on this side and …

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High Blood Pressure Risk Factors

High Blood Pressure Risk Factors

>There are some risk factors of high blood pressure, let’s show that to our viewers and take them one by one dr. Go.>Again We talked about family history, in my case. My mom and dad had odd blood pressure, I’m one of four boys and what a surprise all four of us have high blood …

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Brain Health and High Blood Pressure: Mind Your Risks

DR. RODGERS: Did you know that stroke and dementia, such as memory loss, are more likely to affect people with high blood pressure? Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases at NIH. My colleague, Dr. Walter Koroshetz, director of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders …

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What is blood pressure? | Circulatory system physiology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

So recently I went into my doctor’s office, and I was told that my blood pressure was 115/75. So I thought we would talk about exactly what this means and try to figure out how to think about blood pressure in general, using these numbers and this experience as kind of a launching point. So …

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Weight Loss for Kids: Ending the Childhood Obesity Epidemic with Dr. Michelle Levitt

Jordan: Hi and welcome to Ancient Medicine Today. I’m your host Jordan Rubin and we are here to share information with you that you do not want to miss. I’m here with Dr. Michelle Levitt and together we are tackling the childhood obesity epidemic. Ancient Medicine Today is brought to you by draxe.com. And we …

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My Eating Disorder Workbook – Introduction Video! Kati Morton, Therapist | Kati Morton

My Eating Disorder Workbook – Introduction Video! Kati Morton, Therapist | Kati Morton

Hi, I’m Kati Morton, and thank you so much for checking out Healthy Mind, Healthy Body’s very first workbook. The reason I created this workbook is for quite a few reasons actually, the first being we are all on very different schedules. I know many of us are on different time zones. I’ve heard from …

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